Intro: Gm7 C Gm7 C  
 
Verse 1:
           Gm7             C  
Folks, we finally got our headline
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"Newsies Crushed as Bulls Attack"
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Crutchie's calling me, Dumb crip's just too damn slow
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Guys are fightin', bleedin' fallin'
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Thanks to good ole' Captain Jack
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Captain Jack just wants to close his eyes and go
 
Verse 2:
       C        Am
Let me go, Far away.
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Somewhere they won't ever find me, and tomorrow won't remind me of today
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   And the city's finally sleepin'
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And the moon looks old and grey
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I get on a train thats bound for Santa Fe
 
Verse 3:
G7          C             Am
   And I'm gone, And I'm done
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No more running, No more lying
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No more fat old men denying me my pay
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    Just a moon so big and yellow, it turns night right into day
  E7         Dm7           G7            C    D C D  
Dreams come true, Yeah they do, In Santa Fe
 
Bridge:
  F           G        F    G        Dm      C Dm C
Where does it say you gotta live and die here
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Where does it say a guy can't catch a break
C   
Why should you only take what you're given
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Why should you spend your whole life living
Am
Trapped where there ain't no future
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Even at seventeen
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Breaking your back for someone else's sake
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If the life don't seem to suit you, how 'bout a change of scene
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Far from the lousy headlines and the deadlines in between
 
Verse 4:
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   Santa Fe, my old friend
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I can't spend my whole life dreaming
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Though I know that's all I seem inclined to do
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I ain't getting any younger, And I wanna start brand new
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 I need space, And fresh air
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Let 'em laugh in my face, I don't care
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Save my place, I'll be there

Interlude: D E D E  
 
Verse 5:
        F                D  
Just be real is all I'm asking
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Not some painting in my head
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Cause I'm dead if I can't count on you today
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I got nothing if I ain't got Santa Fe
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